Measuring brainwaves can provide valuable insights into how children learn and develop. One way to do this is by using … More
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PPD and Explaining Simple Algorithms in Brain Function Enabling Human Intelligence
Postpartum depression (PPD) is a type of major depression that occurs after childbirth, usually within the first few weeks or … More
The Role of the Synthetic Ligand Injection and TMS
The role of the synthetic ligand injection is to activate or inhibit specific biological pathways or processes in an organism. … More
How Do the Information Processing Strategies Used by the Brain Differ From Those Used by Computers? Also Happy Belated International Women’s Day!
The information processing strategies that are used by the brain are fundamentally different from those used by computers. While computers … More
How Does the Shape of the Brain Change with Age, Vascular Disease and Dementia? How Do the Biophysical Properties of Individual Neurons and Synapses Contribute to the Function of the Brain?
The shape of the brain can change with age, vascular disease, and dementia. As we age, the brain tends to … More
How Can We Decode the Brains Motor Intentions and Use This to Control Prosthetic Devices? How Can We Use Data To Statistically Infer Which Neurons are Communicating with Each other?
Decoding the brains motor intentions and using them to control prosthetic devices involves a technique called Brain-Computer Interface (BCI). The … More
How Do Neural Circuits of the Brain Produce, and Learn to Produce, Coordinated Outputs? How are Appropriate Decisions made from Unreliable Sources?
The neural circuits in the brain responsible for producing coordinated motor outputs involve complex interactions between different regions of the … More
How Do Sensory Neurons Transmit Information About The Outside World?How Are Memories Stored and Recalled by the Brain?
Sensory neurons transmit information about the outside world through a process called sensory transduction. Sensory transduction is the conversion of … More